Monday, 26 September 2011

Opening ceremony!


I was lucky enough to be Emily's partner in the recent Goodie Swap and these gorgeous items are what she sent me.  Am I happy ?  No I am ****** delighted, over the moon and grinning with joy - I am the cat with the cream!







I went over to my friend's house as she has been watching me make things for this swap and I opened my parcel over a good cup of tea!  I was secretly hoping that Emily was making gifts for me - I thought right colours check, the letter N check but then realised there are two other Ns involved in this swap - so sorry Naomi and Natalie - I was hoping you were not getting these little treasures!


The letter needlebook particularly stole my heart as soon as I saw it on Flickr - the detail is delightfull - check out that cute little stamp with pinked edges!  







The pincushion is adorable - a bug, rabbits and birds - such cuteness! 






Then the mug rug a zesty treat!
I love the colours, the textures and the quilting - I marvel at those straight lines Emily!  
Then the back is all plushy greeness or greeny plushness or possibly both! 
Totally gorgeous and I am so happy!








You may like the photos but they just do not do justice to any of the actual items!  I'm lost for words believe me...! 




Thank you Emily I cannot say how happy I am as I have been coveting these items since I saw them on flickr!  Sorry you others, you can't have these - they are mine!  All mine!  Hahaha! 


 And BTW thanks for the hot chocolate and choc they will go down very nicely - already had to defend them from my brood!





13 comments:

  1. Holy { }. I saw that needlecase and had to come Right Over Here to drool. Nicky, these are fantastic. What an absolutely stunning gift. Does Emily a blog? I'd love to pop in and have a look around!

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  2. Super cute! You are one lucky lady!

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  3. how wonderful. I would be as over the moon as you are too.
    Super lovely gifts.
    Have yours been received yet?

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  4. Oh what a fab package! Enjoy! Jxo

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  5. Lovely swap parcel :-) Love the wee envelope needlecase!

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  6. What a fabulous swap parcel - you lucky thing! Wonder when the next one will arrive?!!

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  7. Congrats on your wonderful swap goodies!! Enjoy!!

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  8. Yay! Lovely goodies..they are gorgeous!

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  9. So pleased you got this lot. You deserve it and next time I see you can you bring that needle book. I loved it as soon as I saw too!

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  10. Gorgeous pressies! I love the pincushion, bugs are a big favourite in our house :)

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  11. What a lucky girl! I love the needle case so clever!

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  12. Super! I love this batch of goodies - they found their way to a great home. Enjoy them :)

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